Archive for June, 2011:

Jun
08

Southwest Salad

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Thanks to my friend Stefanie, I now have a new favorite salad. She introduced me to this simple yet satisfying meal that is now a staple on my weekly menu. It’s simple, healthy and delicious, and I love that the ingredients are ones I almost always have on hand. If you’re looking to switch up […]

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Jun
07

Help A Fellow Sacramentan Win A Million Dollars!

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It’s time to show some Sacramento support! Leslie Navarra, Cal grad and Sacramento resident, is a semi-finalist in the 45th Pillsbury Bake-Off contest. Her recipe for Apricot-Bacon Flatbread was selected out of tens of thousands of entries and is now going head-to head in a public vote against one other recipe for a chance to […]

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Jun
06

Off the Grid, San Francisco

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Normally, when one hears the phrase “off the grid,” it’s in the context of technology-less, remote destinations or hideaways. But when you hear it on the streets of San Francisco, “Off the Grid” has a much different meaning; one of ethnic food, inevitable over-indulgence and a vibrant social scene. Off the Grid is self-described as […]

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Jun
03

Davis Beerfest 2011

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Stout. Porter. Hefeweizen. Pilsner. For beer lovers everywhere, just the sound of these brews is enough to make mouths water. The world’s third most popular beverage-beat only by water and tea-is at the center of a foam-guzzling culture that geographically ranges from the famous Oktoberfest in Munich, Germany to the pubs of London, England and, […]

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Jun
02

FOODTALK@CAFE BERNARDO

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Looking to tap your inner foodie while also supporting a great local cause?  Join FOODTALK@CAFE BERNARDO, Saturday mornings from 10 – 1 pm June 4 – June 25, 2011.  The informative series will include hands-on workshops, such as  Blind Tasting – a journey through Café Bernardo’s iconic menu blindfolded; a chance to create a personal […]

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Jun
01

Raley’s Grape Escape

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Mark your calendar and plan to join us for the 9th annual Raley’s Grape Escape on Saturday, June 4th from 4pm to 7pm at Cesar Chavez Park in downtown Sacramento! More than 100 wineries and restaurants will be participating in this dynamic presentation of Sacramento’s vibrant vinicultural and culinary scene.  Two hundred wines will be […]

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